- Acute systemic febrile infection caused by Salmonella typhi.
Definition from: CRISP Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- A communicable disease marked by fever, diarrhea, prostration, headache, splenomegaly, eruption of rose-colored spots, leukopenia, and intestinal inflammation and caused by a bacterium of the genus Salmonella (S. typhi).
Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary by Merriam-Webster Inc.
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.